The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 80 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 61 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.58% 4.35% 3.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.98% 30.96% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 57 61
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,800 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
LAN
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
164 197 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.39% 14.04% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 121 170 302
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheshire region.

LAN Salary Trend in Cheshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cheshire

LAN
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -8 10 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Crewe -3 3 £36,500 -23.15%
Chester +1 2 £21,750 -45.62%
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 35 (94.59%) WAN
2 25 (67.57%) Cisco
3 22 (59.46%) Firewall
4 17 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (40.54%) CCNA
5 15 (40.54%) VoIP
6 11 (29.73%) ITIL
6 11 (29.73%) MPLS
6 11 (29.73%) OSPF
6 11 (29.73%) BGP
7 10 (27.03%) Avaya
7 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
7 10 (27.03%) Network Security
8 9 (24.32%) Information Security
8 9 (24.32%) DNS
8 9 (24.32%) SLA
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (24.32%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (21.62%) EIGRP
10 7 (18.92%) Windows
10 7 (18.92%) Business Continuity
10 7 (18.92%) Degree
11 6 (16.22%) VPLS
11 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
11 6 (16.22%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (16.22%) DHCP
11 6 (16.22%) CCNP
11 6 (16.22%) A+ Certification
11 6 (16.22%) Security Patching
11 6 (16.22%) Software Deployment

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (94.59%) WAN
2 22 (59.46%) Firewall
3 15 (40.54%) VoIP
4 11 (29.73%) BGP
4 11 (29.73%) MPLS
4 11 (29.73%) OSPF
5 10 (27.03%) Network Security
6 9 (24.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (24.32%) DNS
7 8 (21.62%) EIGRP
8 6 (16.22%) DHCP
8 6 (16.22%) VPLS
9 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
9 5 (13.51%) Wireless
10 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (10.81%) VLAN
11 3 (8.11%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (8.11%) SNMP
11 3 (8.11%) VPN
11 3 (8.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) LAN Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) WAN Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Communications Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.70%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Information Security
2 9 (24.32%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (18.92%) Business Continuity
4 6 (16.22%) Network Management
4 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Security Patching
4 6 (16.22%) Software Deployment
5 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
6 3 (8.11%) High Availability
6 3 (8.11%) Network Design
6 3 (8.11%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (8.11%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Presales
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) PHP
2 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (40.54%) CCNA
3 7 (18.92%) Degree
4 6 (16.22%) A+ Certification
4 6 (16.22%) CCNP
4 6 (16.22%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (8.11%) CCIE
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) Avaya
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) VMware
4 3 (8.11%) arcserve
4 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.11%) Juniper
4 3 (8.11%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (8.11%) SonicWALL
4 3 (8.11%) Sophos
4 3 (8.11%) Symantec
5 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.41%) NICE Systems
5 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.70%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.70%) Splunk
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